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Try healthy eating during your holiday road trips
The holidays are right around the corner and this time of year is full of traveling! It’s easy to give up on your health habits when traveling since you are out of your normal routine. So why not take your routine with you? Follow these 5 tips to help you and your families stay healthy … Read More »
Do processed meats cause cancer?
On October 26, 2015, the World Health Organization (WHO) issued a statement citing processed meats such as bacon, sausage, hot dogs and lunch meats may contain carcinogens, a substance or exposure that COULD cause cancer. These findings were based on numerous studies over the past few decades. The WHO panel cited studies suggesting that an … Read More »
Know the risks of antibiotic overuse and resistance
One of the best parts of my job is seeing patients get better. I treasure the wonderful moment when I can tell a patient, “Wow! Your blood pressure is better; you no longer need this medication!” One of the most difficult parts of my job is when I see someone suffering with an acute sore … Read More »
Welcome to Open Enrollment for the 2016 benefit plan year
Welcome to Open Enrollment for the 2016 benefit plan year. This is your annual opportunity to explore the many benefit options the State of Indiana has to offer and make changes to your coverage. I hope this open enrollment period raises your awareness of the options and tools you have at your disposal to improve … Read More »More Blog Posts